The ASA 2019 Conference- "Revisiting The Role of Architecture for 'Surviving' Development", invites researchers and practitioners to present and exchange ideas that will contribute to the betterment of our environment.

All accepted papers by registered authors will be published in the form of a book, with an ISBN number and Scopus index (already applied for and awaited).

Refereeing Process

All papers will be double-blind peer reviewed, and accepted abstracts will be invited to be developed into full papers. Each submitted full paper will be double-blind peer reviewed by members of the International Scientific Committee.

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS- The abstract submission is now closed.

15 April 2019

We invite submission of abstract of about 600 words addressing the conference theme. The abstracts should have distinct three parts of 200 words each- Introduction, Novelty/Innovation and methodology; and tentative conclusions.

Conference Theme:
Revisiting The Role of Architecture for 'Surviving' Development.
Scientific sub-themes—
Interpreting traditional built environment and practices
Construction practices leading to conserving material resources
Building energy benchmarking and rating
Building performance evaluation
Guaranteed performance and quality of energy efficiency measures
Net zero approach for buildings and settlements
Climate change and its impact on built environment
Life cycle analysis
Impact of urban heat island on buildings and cities
Role of occupants in affecting building performance and comfort
Sustainable building challenges in growing economies
Education in sustainable design
Façade design for energy efficient buildings
New approaches towards net zero energy solutions
The abstracts can only be submitted through our online ASA 2019 Submission Portal by 31 March 2019.

Abstract acceptance notification

15 May 2019    22 May 2019

Due to extension in abstract submission date, the abstract acceptance date is extended to 22nd May 2019

Paper Submission

30 June 2019    8 July 2019

The guidelines for preparation of full papers for their double-blind peer review are provided in the file below. This file also serves as a template for the preparation of your full paper. Please read the guidelines carefully and ensure that your full paper submission complies with these guidelines, otherwise your paper will not be accepted.

Full papers for peer review should be uploaded through our online portal ASA 2018 Submission Portal in WORD (.docx) format only by 30th June 2019.
ASA 2019 Paper Guidelines and Template (link to be provided)
If you want to use endnote, here is the endnote style (link to be provided)

Please ensure that your identity and affiliations are not revealed in your paper at this stage in any form whatsoever. Any violation in this regard will lead to rejection of your paper

Paper acceptance notification

31 August 2019

Final camera-ready paper due

15 September 2019

Author / Speaker Registration

27 October 2019

You may submit a contribution through ASA 2019 Submission Portal. At least one author of each paper accepted for presentation at the conference must be registered to attend the conference. Each delegate could present a maximum of two papers. However, if you wish to present more than two papers, an additional registration fee of AUD 100 per paper will incur to cover related administration costs. There is no restriction on how many papers an individual might be listed on as a co-author.